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    1922 E121 American Caramel Near Set (120/125) - #1 on the PSA Set Registry! This near set is ranked #1 on the "All Time Finest" list on the PSA Set Registry with a GPA of 3.9. From every era there are a few sets which define the times. The 1922 E121 American Caramel-Series of 120 edition is one of those defining productions. The series offers over 30 Hall of Famers and a member of the Football HoF. Baseball legends like Ruth (found elsewhere in this auction), Cobb, Johnson, Hornsby, Collins, Alexander, Speaker, Sisler plus so many other stars and superstars make appearances. The set is also home for some of the rarest variations of the vintage era. This presentation includes 120 of the 125 needed cards. Missing are the Babe Ruth cards, Cobb batting and a Whitted team variation. Only the most passionate hobbyist attempts to come close to accumulating anything close to a complete set. Includes: Graded - PSA EX-MT 6: 2 cards - Adams and Topocer/Toporcer; PSA EX+ 5.5: 1 card, Nunamaker; PSA EX 5: 20 cards - Causey, Danforth, Faber, Flack, Flagstead, Gaston, Groh, Harper, Hodge, Hooper, Kerr (MC), Mails, Maranville, Mays, E.Miller, Robinson, Ryan, Shawkey, Sheely, Snyder; PSA VG-EX+ 4.5: 3 cards - Shea, Terry and Wingo; PSA VG-EX 4: 38 cards - Bancroft, Barber, Davis, Douglas, Earl Smith, Elmer Smith, Fewster, Gharrity, Glazner, Graney, Griffith, Haines, Hollocher, Hoyt, Huggins, Johnson, Kelly, Killefer/Batting, Killefer/Throwing, McGraw, McInnis, Mostil, Mulligan, Neale, Nehf, O'Neill, Oeschger, Rawlings/2B, Ruel, Schalk/Catching, Schocker, Scott, Strunk, Toney, Walker, Ward, Wheat, Youngs; PSA VG+ 3.5: 1 card - Southworth; PSA VG 3: 43 cards - Alexander, Bagby, C. Bigbee, L. Bigbee, Carey, Collins, Cooper, Coveleski, Daubert, Dauss, Devormer, Doak, Falk, Frisch, Gardner, Gibson, Gleason (MC), Gowdy, Grimm, Hornsby/2B., Judge, Kilduff, Lavan (MC), Martin, Meusel/Photo Devormer, Milan, O.Miller, Myers, Pratt, E.S. Rice, Rixey, Rommel, Rounnel/Rommel, Roush, Ruether, Schang (MC_, Speaker/Small, Stock, Veach, Vitt, Wambsganss, Whitted/Pittsburgh, Williams; PSA Good+ 2.5: 3 cards - Cobb/Throwing, Hornsby/O. F. and Rawlings/UTL; PSA Good 2: 6 cards - Bush, Heilmann/Correct, Holke/Portrait, McNally, R. Meusel, Sewell; PSA Poor 1: 3 cards - Rogers, Schalk/Batting, Sisler/Batting.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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